Government is attempting to cut number of regulars from 102,000 to 82,000 by 2018
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Sunday 03 February 2013
That's the number from working families who will be affected by benefit cap, minister admits
Wednesday 30 January 2013
The UK's biggest self-storage firm counted the cost of the Chancellor's Budget raid on the industry and a falling pound as it veered into the red.
Tuesday 29 January 2013
Taxes will have been increased almost 300 times by the coalition Government before its term of office ends in 2015, new research claimed today.
Time for Plan B? Britain should ease austerity measures in Budget, IMF chief economist tells Osborne
Thursday 24 January 2013
Olivier Blanchard delivers 'time to take stock' message ahead of gloomy GDP figures expected tomorrow
Wednesday 23 January 2013
Cabinet ministers have been warned to prepare for further sweeping budget cuts extending to 2016 as new figures showed another leap in public sector borrowing.
Sunday 20 January 2013
Tuesday 15 January 2013
Britain's prized AAA credit rating remains under “significant pressure”, the Fitch rating agency warned today.
Tuesday 15 January 2013
Bank of England Governor Sir Mervyn King today said it would be “depressing” if bankers choose to defer their bonuses until after the introduction of the new 45p income tax rate.
Friday 11 January 2013
The Conservatives could go into the next general election with a plan to introduce regional benefits which would vary according to living costs around the country.
Wednesday 09 January 2013
Rhetoric about benefit "scroungers" and "skivers" used by the Conservatives will be toned down after a backlash from their own ministers and MPs, who fear the attacks could revive the Tories' image as "the nasty party".
Monday 07 January 2013
The numbers we have simply don't stand up to scrutiny
Labour defends plans to deprive the long-term unemployed of benefits if they refuse to take job offer
Friday 04 January 2013
Labour today defended its plans to deprive the long-term unemployed of their benefits if they refuse to take up the offer of a “guaranteed” job.
Thursday 27 December 2012
The “jobs enigma” of 2012, that saw unemployment fall despite the gloomy economic outlook, is likely to continue next year, according to the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD).
Saturday 22 December 2012
1. He gave me an illuminated globe for Christmas when I was 11. Who gives an 11-year-old boy an illuminated globe? Why did I get that while Adam - who was a really nasty piece of work - got Reebok trainers and a Sega Mega Drive?
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